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2nd Division 1955-56

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West Ham: The Complete Record by Steve Marsh and John Northcutt released 27 August 2015
 PosTeamPlWHDHLHFHAHWADALAFAAAPts
P1Sheffield Wednesday4213536028885413455
P2Leeds United42173151186312294252
3Liverpool42143452257311333848
4Blackburn Rovers42134455298211293648
5Leicester City42153363236312315548
6Bristol Rovers42133553338310313748
7Nottingham Forest4295730261047383747
8Lincoln City42145249174512304846
9Fulham42152459275412305246
10Swansea Town42144349236213345846
11Bristol City42144349205313314445
12Port Vale4212453821498223745
13Stoke City42132647277212243544
14Middlesbrough42114646315412304740
15Bury4295744397311425140
16West Ham United42124552272712224239
17Doncaster Rovers42115545301614246635
18Barnsley42105633351713144934
19Rotherham United4275929345412274133
20Notts County4285839373414164531
R21Plymouth Argyle4276833253216216228
R22Hull City42641132454215215226
P->promoted  R->relegated  
Chart showing league position and points accumulation on West Ham match days or days when their position was altered by other results
The chart shows league position and points accumulation on West Ham match days or days when their position was altered by other results
PlayerD2SFCEPCFATotal
Allison, Malcolm40 - 31 - 00 - 06 - 047 - 3
Andrews, Jimmy16 - 21 - 00 - 00 - 017 - 2
Bennett, Leslie7 - 11 - 01 - 00 - 09 - 1
Blackburn, Alan6 - 20 - 01 - 10 - 07 - 3
Bond, John34 - 13 - 00 - 06 - 043 - 1
Brown, Ken2 - 00 - 01 - 00 - 03 - 0
Cantwell, Noel40 - 02 - 00 - 06 - 048 - 0
Cooper, Fred0 - 01 - 01 - 00 - 02 - 0
Dare, Billy40 - 183 - 30 - 06 - 449 - 25
Dick, John35 - 83 - 11 - 06 - 645 - 15
Foan, Albert5 - 11 - 00 - 06 - 312 - 4
Gregory, Ernie36 - 03 - 00 - 06 - 045 - 0
Grice, Mike2 - 02 - 10 - 00 - 04 - 1
Hooper, Harry30 - 151 - 00 - 06 - 137 - 16
Lansdowne, Bill2 - 01 - 00 - 00 - 03 - 0
Lawrence, Tommy0 - 00 - 01 - 00 - 01 - 0
Malcolm, Andy22 - 01 - 00 - 06 - 029 - 0
Matthews, George Terry9 - 10 - 00 - 00 - 09 - 1
Moore, Brian8 - 10 - 00 - 00 - 08 - 1
Musgrove, Malcolm8 - 00 - 01 - 01 - 010 - 0
Nelson, Andy0 - 02 - 00 - 00 - 02 - 0
O'Farrell, Frank40 - 11 - 10 - 06 - 047 - 2
OWN GOAL, 3 - 40 - 00 - 00 - 03 - 4
Parker, Derek8 - 02 - 01 - 10 - 011 - 1
Sexton, Dave15 - 20 - 01 - 00 - 016 - 2
Smith, Roy2 - 01 - 00 - 00 - 03 - 0
Stroud, Roy2 - 00 - 00 - 00 - 02 - 0
Taylor, George6 - 00 - 01 - 00 - 07 - 0
Tucker, Ken37 - 142 - 20 - 05 - 044 - 16
Wragg, Doug0 - 01 - 00 - 00 - 01 - 0
Wright, George10 - 00 - 01 - 00 - 011 - 0
Total 465 - 7433 - 811 - 266 - 14575 - 98
appearences - goals scored
D2-> 2nd Division  SFC-> Southern Floodlight Cup  EPC-> Essex Professional Cup  FA-> FA Cup  
Goals shows penalties in brackets
Date CompPosnOpposition F-AAtt
20 Aug 1955D2 13Rotherham UnitedH1-118,952
22 Aug 1955D2 14Port ValeA1-219,259
27 Aug 1955D2 19Swansea TownA2-419,960
29 Aug 1955D2 21Port ValeH0-213,052
03 Sep 1955D2 18Notts CountyH6-116,710
06 Sep 1955D2 18Bristol CityA1-325,993
10 Sep 1955D2 19Leeds UnitedA3-321,855
17 Sep 1955D2 17FulhamH2-125,738
24 Sep 1955D2 16BuryA1-110,217
01 Oct 1955D2 14BarnsleyH4-020,863
08 Oct 1955D2 12Plymouth ArgyleH4-019,669
10 Oct 1955SFC 1 Crystal PalaceH3-06,000
15 Oct 1955D2 15LiverpoolA1-332,187
22 Oct 1955D2 12Doncaster RoversH6-113,303
29 Oct 1955D2 11Lincoln CityA1-111,078
05 Nov 1955D2 14Blackburn RoversH2-322,990
12 Nov 1955D2 15Hull CityA1-324,050
19 Nov 1955D2 17Nottingham ForestH1-217,121
26 Nov 1955D2 17Sheffield WednesdayA1-120,767
03 Dec 1955D2 19Leicester CityH1-317,577
05 Dec 1955EPC SF Southend UnitedH2-30
10 Dec 1955D2 19Bristol RoversA1-120,710
17 Dec 1955D2 19Rotherham UnitedA2-310,293
24 Dec 1955D2 19Swansea TownH5-115,857
26 Dec 1955D2 19MiddlesbroughA0-222,001
27 Dec 1955D2 19MiddlesbroughH1-021,522
31 Dec 1955D2 19Notts CountyA1-018,708
07 Jan 1956FA 3 Preston North EndH5-229,000
14 Jan 1956D2 18Leeds UnitedH1-120,000
21 Jan 1956D2 19FulhamA1-324,322
28 Jan 1956FA 4 Cardiff CityH2-135,500
11 Feb 1956D2 19BarnsleyA1-18,432
18 Feb 1956FA 5 Blackburn RoversH0-028,000
23 Feb 1956FA 5 RBlackburn RoversA3-229,300
25 Feb 1956D2 17LiverpoolH2-018,798
03 Mar 1956FA 6 Tottenham HotspurA3-369,111
08 Mar 1956FA 6 RTottenham HotspurH1-236,000
10 Mar 1956D2 16Bristol RoversH2-119,790
17 Mar 1956D2 16Blackburn RoversA1-421,581
19 Mar 1956D2 16BuryH3-214,285
24 Mar 1956D2 16Hull CityH1-112,718
26 Mar 1956D2 16Doncaster RoversA1-26,272
30 Mar 1956D2 15Stoke CityH2-017,883
31 Mar 1956D2 14Plymouth ArgyleA1-018,667
02 Apr 1956D2 14Stoke CityA0-317,285
04 Apr 1956SFC SF ReadingA3-15,000
07 Apr 1956D2 14Sheffield WednesdayH3-317,549
14 Apr 1956D2 15Leicester CityA1-217,432
18 Apr 1956D2 15Nottingham ForestA0-015,739
21 Apr 1956D2 16Lincoln CityH2-413,347
23 Apr 1956SFC F AldershotH2-15,000
28 Apr 1956D2 15Bristol CityH3-013,534
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